Taxi driver cannot renew license as he owe his CPF Medisave money

Recently, I met up with a friend who is a taxi driver who has just switched over from a taxi driver wtih ComfortDelgro to Uber and GrabTaxi and he...

How Singaporean Young Can Easily Migrate to Australia

Seriously, Singaporean youngsters. What the fuck? I'll come to you in a while but before I do that, let me do a little confession. If you haven't notice by now,...

Catherine Lim’s Open Letter to Lee Hsien Loong

Dear Mr Prime Minister We are in the midst of a crisis where the people no longer trust their government, and the government no longer cares about regaining their trust. There...

Singapore : A country of Extremes

I just checked the latest results for COE bidding out today and found that the COE for big cars has crossed the $80K mark. Singapore has the highest cost...

How I avoided becoming a victim of MLM

I am so disappointed. At how morally unsound some people can be. But putting my emotions aside, I would like to share my story on how I was a...

Why we don’t need Democracy

SM Goh spoke yesterday of 4 attributes that makes a political system successful - accountability and transparency; capacity for long-term planning and execution; social justice and harmony. Democracy is...

What can Workers’ Party really do with 7 people in Parliament?

Honestly, what do people expect the Worker's Party to do with only 7 people in Parliament? Do they expect the Worker's Party to change policies and change how things...

Singaporeans are lucky

Unlike the elderly of other countries who waste away their time looking after their grandchildren, strolling in the park or playing a game of chess at the community club...the...

Transport Woes: Manifestations of the Singaporean Rot

We should not be surprised if we start to miss the days when we could actually make jokes about transport operators taking us for a ride, given that bus...

Evils of Welfare in Singapore!!!

"Welfare has been treated like a dirty word in Singapore--and rightfully so" - PM Lee Hsien Loong I guess that is why they use all other words like Workfare and...

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Epilogue

The past week has been heartening to read that many Singaporeans have expressed disappointment in the shut down of States Times Review. I have been...

STR to shut down

The States Times Review website has been blocked under false charges of "fake news" and "criminal defamation" laid by the Singapore dictatorship.   As such, the...

Law Minister K Shanmugam threatens 2 years jail for “Criminal Defamation”

Singapore's Law Minister K Shanmugam has gone to the local state media threatening that the articles published by States Times Review is "criminal defamation"....